How Does Sleep Affect Your Productivity At Work?

Now, this won’t come as a surprise to anyone who’s ever reached for a cup of coffee bleary-eyed at 7.59am on a Monday morning in the office – but sleep really matters. We talk about sleep quite a bit here at The Odd Company, as sleep has the potential to transform almost all aspects of […]

Odd Sleep Tips: Can A Vaccine Affect Your Sleep?

As the nation blazes ahead with its vaccination programme to tackle the spread of Covid-19, it’s only natural that people have questions about the Covid-19 vaccine and what it entails! As with any vaccination, those who have had the jab have reported a number of mild side effects, which can vary from person to person. […]

Can A Mattress Stop You Snoring?

With the cold nights still very much a reality, and with few places to go, you could be forgiven for spending a little more time in bed these days. For most of us, our bed is a relaxing place, which is quiet, peaceful and a sanctuary for revitalising rest. For some of us however, it’s […]

Benefits of a Handmade Mattress

It’s probably no surprise to hear it – but here at The Odd Company, we think there’s nothing better than a handmade mattress. There are a huge number of benefits to a handmade mattress – ones that simply can’t be replicated by the mass-produced mattresses that you might find on the high street. We know […]

Sleep better in 2021, with a mattress from The Odd Company

Well – it’s safe to say that many of us have had a challenging year! After a year as difficult as 2020, it’s probably no surprise that lots of people have had trouble sleeping. Recent studies at Oxford and Harvard have found that, since the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, poor sleeping and even short-term […]

What are the benefits of made-to-measure mattresses?

Here at The Odd Mattress Company, we often extol the virtues of our made-to-measure mattresses. However, it is important to remind ourselves and our customers exactly why our bespoke, fully sprung and natural mattresses are quite so good for both body and mind. With benefits ranging from the physical to the practical, a bespoke mattress […]

How can a luxury mattress benefit your health?

What can sleeping on a luxury mattress have to do with your health? As science increasingly suggests, the benefits of good-quality sleep (and plenty of it!) are many and varied. Matthew Walker, leading neuroscientist behind the recent bestselling book ‘Why We Sleep’, is credited with ‘lifting the lid’ on sleep and its significance for all […]

How A Bespoke Mattress Can Improve Your Mood

Each of us has, at one time or another, experienced the negative effects of a bad night’s sleep. However, surprisingly few people know that it is not just the quantity of your sleep that’s important: research by the National Sleep Foundation indicates that even with an adequate amount of sleep, many people still feel the […]

How Often Should I Change My Mattress?

Given that we spend around a third of our lives asleep, it makes sense to want the time spent in bed to be as comfortable and relaxing an experience as possible. The key to achieving that wonderful night’s sleep is a high quality, hand made mattress. If you’re wondering how often you should change your […]

How Many Hours Of Deep Sleep Do You Need?

A regular sleep cycle includes many different parts, but deep sleep (also known as delta sleep) is the most important. Deep sleep has a number of beneficial effects on the body, all of which contribute towards rest and repair. When you’re in a state of deep sleep, your body can flush itself of toxins, replace […]